BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Investigators with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office say a four-year-old child went missing Monday and was found a short time later in a nearby pond.
According to reports, the child was at home with siblings and his grandmother when he went missing.
EMS arrived in the 21000 block of Turkey Creek Drive just before 7 p.m. in Baton Rouge and transported the child to the hospital. Officials say the child later died as a result of drowning.
Officials have not released the identity of the child.